Homelessness in the Media


This nonprofit is fighting to house all homelesschildren in San Francisco by 2020 and tech companies are helping

Business Insider | June 29, 2016

BuzzFeed 360 video tour and interview with LeAnne Jones who is staying at HFC shelter

BuzzFeed SF | June 29, 2016

San Francisco, la ciudad de los desamparados

Telemundo | June 29, 2016

Google Blog Post

Google | June 29, 2016

KQED Interview with Jeff Kositsky, former HFC Executive Director

KQED | June 29, 2016

San Francisco Examiner: Struggles shared by undocumented immigrants, homeless

San Francisco Examiner | June 29, 2016

Exponent Partners Blog Post

Exponent Partners | June 29, 2016


Mashable | June 29, 2016


photo by Mike Koozman

Homeless Families in SF Decrease Significantly

SF Examiner | September 3, 2015


Here’s What Houston and San Francisco Can Teach Us About Ending Family Homelessness

National Alliance to End Homelessness | June 3, 2015

Mayor Lee Announces New Mission Bay Project to House Formerly Homeless Veterans

RealEstateRama | May 25, 2015

photo by Leah Mills

City plans more housing for homeless vets

SFGATE | Emily Green | May 21, 2015





Homeless moms get special Mother’s Day surprise

KRON4 | Annie Anderson | May 11, 2015





Photo by Brant Ward

Embrace 5-year plan to end family homelessness

SF Chronicle | Jane Kim and Matt Haney | May 8, 2015






Photo by Nuala Sawyer

Inside the Hamilton Family Center – NoPa’s transitional housing hub

Hoodline | Nuala Sawyer | April 29, 2015






Mike Koozman/SF Examiner

Citywide efforts seek to end family homelessness in SF

SF Examiner | Laura Dudnick | April 27, 2015






Photo by Mark Mahaney

The Outsiders

SanFrancisco Magazine | Gary Kamiya | February 20, 2015

Twenty Percent of Nation’s Homeless Public School Students Live In California

CBS SF Bay Area | Danielle Nottingham | February 19, 2015

photo by Leah Millis

S.F. nonprofit makes sure homeless families get holiday gifts

SF Chronicle | Jill Tucker | December 22, 2014


Bay Area School Districts, Local Governments Tackle Increasing Number Of Homeless Kids, KCBS Cover Story Series: Our Homeless Schoolkids

CBS News | Doug Sovern | December 19, 2014

Okay, We Hear You: Google Steps Up Focus on Bay Area Poverty

Inside Philanthropy | Michael Gentilucci | December 18, 2014

photo by Sergio Pani

Google Gives $2M to San Francisco Homeless Groups

NBC Bay Area | Barbara E. Hernandez | December 12th, 2014

photo by Sergio Pani

Non-profit starts visiting school sites to house homeless students

SF Examiner | Joshua Sabatini | December 12, 2014

photo by Sergio Pani

Google Helps San Francisco Homeless With $2 Million Donation

Guardian Liberty Voice | Monica Grant | December 12, 2014

photo by Walter Bieri/AP

Google donates $2 million to three charities benefiting San Francisco’s homeless

9TO5Google | Mike Beasley | December 11, 2014

photo by Tony Avelar

Google donates $2 million for homeless services in San Francisco

Silicon Valley Business Journal | Patrick Hoge | December 11, 2014


Google Is Donating $2 Million To San Francisco Homeless Groups

Business Insider | Kristina Farr | December 11, 2014

Courtesy of Bevan Dufty

Google kicks in $2 million to tackle San Francisco homelessness

SFGATE | John Coté | December 11, 2014

photo by Leah Millis

How many homeless S.F. schoolkids? Enough to fill 70 classrooms

SFGATE | Jill Tucker | October 25, 2014

City funds would improve the lives of homeless children

The Examiner | Jennifer Friedenbach | September 24, 2014

photo by Lea Suzuki

Bay Area high school graduates conquer challenges

SFGATE | Jill Tucker | June 2, 2012

photo by Catherine Bigelow

Benioffs Pitch in to Help Homeless San Francisco Families

SFGATE | John Wildermuth | December 12, 2011

photo by Michael Macor

San Francisco Schools Struggle with More Homeless Kids

San Francisco Chronicle | Jill Tucker | December 4, 2011

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